On September 6, 2019 Beijing International Design Week Design Tour - Pomegranate Design Festival officially kicked off at the Stanford Plaza in Pomegranate Center. Huang Chunlei, the Deputy Director of the Beijing International Design Week Organizing Committee Office, Ma Zhe, Partner of Innoangel Space, and Xu Zhenfeng, the General Manager of the Pomegranate Center Park attended the opening ceremony and delivered speeches. Nearly 20 media representatives and many people from the cultural, art, and design circles gathered together to experience the imagination of this intertwined culture, technology, and design. At the inauguration ceremony, the officers and guests attended the design festival together with the NK-01 robot from Future Wise.
Co-sponsored by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism and the Beijing Municipal People's Government, Beijing International Design Week is a large-scale cultural event with international influence. The Pomegranate Center organized the design festival this year together with 751 D PARK Beijing Fashion Design Plaza, the national industrial creative industrial park, and Innoangel Space, a modern and innovative complex under the Innoangel Angel Fund, with the aim to jointly promote design and technology so that the scientific research, development and application can better serve people’s life and realize people's imagination and prospects for future life.
It is understood that the design festival will last from September 6 to 12 for a total of 7 days, covering three major sections of Pomegranate Future Lifestyle Exhibition, Pomegranate Lifestyle Forum and Pomegranate Market. With the theme of "Future Lifestyle", the event aims to attract more people to pay attention to the ingenious design of the technology through the exhibition of the future so as to have a positive impact and change on people's future life, and let people experience the change and convenience brought by the design and technological progress, thereby promoting the integrated development of technological innovation industries.
As the highlight of the Pomegranate Design Festival, "Future Lifestyle Exhibition" brings together the latest achievements of many technology incubations, mainly focusing on the three sectors of “Future ? Home”, “Future ? Office” and “Future ? Community”. The event shows the construction of data communities in the area of materials, AI smart applications, and green energy environment. Also it presents the changes of smart office and other Forward-looking technology to people ’s lifestyles, such as China ’s first commercial self-driving low-speed electric vehicle product, a wireless vacuum cleaner and the Samsung Alpha Mini portable robot, Ninebot karts and other black technology products. The audience also has the opportunity to experience the 5G version of Samsung Galaxy Note10 mobile phones, which can support 4k high-definition shooting, 5km video transmission, and 23min battery life.
While experiencing many future-oriented technological achievements and how to create more possibilities for a better future, the Pomegranate Design Festival will hold the "Pomegranate Market" on September 6 - 8. It is reported that Childlike, the first activity of the Pomegranate Market was staged at the Pomegranate Center a week ago. Themed on future lifestyles, this pomegranate marketplace will also bring many creative products such as MNUUCN, PHOTO ONE, YoHoBuy, LA SANTE, DoThink, BWPARK, and ARSIS, etc., allowing people to experience an extraordinary technology market.
In addition, this design festival also set up a special "Pomegranate Lifestyle Forum", which is divided into two sessions with the themes of "Innovation and Entrepreneurship Team Sharing Meeting" and "Design Makes Technology Better". As a feast of technology and design, the forums were held on September 11 and 12, which were worth attending.
The Pomegranate Center, the organizer of this Pomegranate Design Festival, is the first batch of Zhongguancun branch centers invested and operated by the private enterprises. The park has a superior geographical location and convenient transportation. With a total construction area of 115,000 square meters, the park is composed of 22 enterprise buildings and two 20-story 5A-class office buildings. In terms of design, the Pomegranate Center carefully integrates the living community with the science and technology park, breaking the boundaries of the park and strengthening the community's sense of identity and belonging. In terms of operation, the Pomegranate Center has always been committed to building an international science park with the first-class technology + cultural innovation and entrepreneurship. Starting from a high-quality innovation and entrepreneurship service system, it helps the future entrepreneurs to realize their dream and build the modern incubator version 4.0 through high-end intelligence, talent, capital, source and popularity.